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Addressing An Evolving Nationwide Security Threat: Removing & Replacing Prohibited Video Surveillance Cameras For Safety And Federal Compliance

Addressing An Evolving Nationwide Security Threat: Removing & Replacing Prohibited Video Surveillance Cameras For Safety And Federal Compliance

Schools, as well as many other public sector entities, across the country are now faced with the requirement of bringing their video surveillance systems into compliance with the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). This need for remediation resulted from revelations about prohibited solutions from Chinese manufacturers, including Hikvision and Dahua. In our previous blog, we’ve addressed […]

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The 2024 Ed Tech Grant Opportunity Update

The 2024 Ed Tech Grant Opportunity Update

At Eastern DataComm, we’re passionate about keeping your school communities connected and protected. As your vendor partner, we’re no strangers to the reality that the physical security technology solutions that make that safety possible require financial investments and strategic budgeting. That’s why this month we’re highlighting available grant opportunities to address your safety and physical […]

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5 Key Considerations for Planning Upgrades to Your Access Control Systems

5 Key Considerations for Planning Upgrades to Your Access Control Systems

As of the end of 2023, there were more than 35 school shootings in the United States. And each of them resulted in injuries or fatalities. Behind … […]

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3 Resolutions for a Safer Campus: Where to Begin Enhancing Your Safety & Communications Technology

3 Resolutions for a Safer Campus: Where to Begin Enhancing Your Safety & Communications Technology

As of the end of 2023, there were more than 35 school shootings in the United States. And each of them resulted in injuries or fatalities. Behind … […]

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A Year in Review – Top 5 Safety and Communications Tech Tips to Prep for 2024

Top 5 Safety and Communications Tech Tips to Prep for 2024

As 2023 comes to a close, our team at Eastern DataComm is reflecting on the evolution of safety and communications tech tips over the last year. […]

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Ten 2023–2024 Funding Opportunities & Educational Resources for School Safety & Communications Technologies

Ten 2023–2024 Funding Opportunities & Educational Resources for School Safety & Communications Technologies

Schools across the country are well aware of the ever-growing need to enhance safety on their campuses to keep their communities connected and protected. […]

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3 Key Considerations for School-Based Video Surveillance Solutions: A Cutting Edge Approach to Enhancing School Safety

3 Key Considerations for School-Based Video Surveillance Solutions: A Cutting Edge Approach to Enhancing School Safety

Video surveillance is constantly evolving. The ways we can use this cutting-edge technology to… […]

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5 Ways to Keep Your School Safe from Intruders

5 Ways to Keep Your School Safe from Intruders

At Eastern DataComm, we’ve covered ways to keep your school safe from intruders in past pieces. In this blog, we’re sharing an updated look at these issues, including five approaches you can take to keep your schools connected and protected. Improve your school’s safety and communications profile by reading along and implementing these recommendations. #1 […]

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7 Ways to Improve School Safety for the 2023–2024 School Year

7 Ways to Improve School Safety for the 2023–2024 School Year

In 2021, our Eastern DataComm team released a blog regarding five ways to improve school safety.  Today, with over twenty recent incidents of school violence continuing to devastate districts across the country, we’re revisiting this topic with renewed focus. As we continue our commitment to be part of the solution, we’re bringing you seven ways […]

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